|Corliss Engine Group Gear Mechanisms Corliss Steam Engine - Mathilde Rasmussen|
Corliss Engine Group Gear Mechanisms: Corliss steam engine A Corliss steam engine (or Corliss engine) is a steam engine, fitted with rotary valves and with variable valve timing patented in 1849, invented by and named after the American engineer George Henry Corliss in Providence, Rhode Island. Engines fitted with Corliss valve gear offered the best thermal efficiency of any type of stationary steam engine until the refinement of the uniflow steam engine and steam turbine in the 20th century...
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